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Erin Bernhardt Creative Activist; Humanitarian Journalist and Filmmaker Erin Bernhardt is a creative activist: a humanitarian journalist and filmmaker dedicated to making movies that make a difference. She works through film, journalism and events to inspire and motivate people to rally behind important issues and causes. Erin is currently on tour with her first independent documentary feature film, Imba
Susan V. Booth Jennings Hertz Artistic Director, Alliance Theatre Susan V. Booth joined the Alliance Theatre in 2001 and has initiated the Collision Project for teens, the Alliance/Kendeda National Graduate Playwriting Competition, created local producing partnerships and has overseen regional collaborative productions, as well as commercial partnerships on projects including Ghost Brothers of Darkland County ; The Color Purple ; Bring It On: The …
Cheryl A. Bachelder CEO, Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. Cheryl A. Bachelder is a passionate restaurant industry executive serving as the CEO Popeyes® Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. She is known for her crisp strategic thinking, franchisee-focused approach, superior financial performance and the development of outstanding leaders and teams. Cheryl joined Popeyes, Louisiana Kitchen, Inc. in November 2007 and brings more than 35 years of experience in brand …
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Early bird tickets are now on sale! Reserve your spot for this year's TEDxCentennialParkWomen event on May 29, 2015 . Seating is limited to 100 people, so purchase your tickets today and secure a place. Invite a friend too! Early bird tickets will be available through May 5, 2015 . Save $10 by clicking here to buy. Authors, Artists and CEOs! This year' …
The countdown is on for this year’s TEDxCentennialParkWomen event on May 29, 2015 and we are pushing forth full speed with this year’s theme #Momentum. From business to leadership, the arts and education, to cultivating a sensitive, engaged youth community, we are honored and proud to host our very accomplished speakers as they share how you too can create #Momentum in your life. So who’s on this year’s speaker’s list? Cheryl Bachelder, CEO, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen For starters, …
TEDxCentennialParkWomen is looking for 9 groundbreaking speakers to rock our next event on May 29, 2015 in Atlanta. If you are the friendly neighborhood genius with that great idea and unique alchemy that connects you with your audience - then use the point scoring system below to see if you make the cut to be our next big TEDxCentennialParkWomen speaker. Speaker submissions are currently open and end Friday, March 13th, 2015. You have a new or …
Sunday, March 8th is International Women’s Day – which means it is also the day when our Facebook and Twitter feeds erupt in a flurry of celebratory news items on how far women have come in the last few decades. We’ll click on a few links extolling Sheryl Sandberg’s Lean In message, scroll through a slideshow on the rise of female billionaires and weigh in enthusiastically on the female executive who …
While you wait for our TEDxCentennialPark Women in May, you may be interested in hearing from the young people about how they are changing the world. In addition to volunteering for TEDxCentennial Park Women, Allison Wonders Gars is also the Speaker Coach for TEDxYouth@TheBeltline an annual event in Atlanta since 2013. Each year, she is astounded at the brilliance, ingenuity, creativity and courage of our youth. Allison reports that the theme of this year’s event is, ‘Change the World’ and she says that is exactly what each one of these young people …

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